Dan F. Shanower
Summary: U.S. Navy
intelligence officer and son of retired North Central College speech
communication/theatre professor emeritus Donald Shanower who was
recently promoted to the rank of Commander in December 2000 after
he was handpicked to oversee about 30 people who monitor events around
the world and compile daily intelligence updates for senior navy
officials about a year ago, and who also wrote essays for the U.S.
Naval Institute magazine Proceedings, including an article in 1997 called Freedom Isn't Free that reflected on the loss of four shipmates in a 1987 operational accident.
Cause of Death: Killed in a terrorist attack when American Airlines Flight 77 crashed into the Pentagon
Born: February 7, 1961
Died: September 11, 2001
Location: Arlington, Virginia